Offspring International Limited (OIL) is a leading supplier of single point and deepwater mooring systems, offloading hoses, marine breakaway couplings, engineered ropes and navigational moorings.
Based in Dudley near Birmingham, UK, and with a subsidiary office in Laguna Hills, California, OIL is a dedicated team of mooring professionals, bringing over 100 years’ experience in offshore mooring lines and systems. OIL staff are active members of the Oil Companies International Marine Forum (OCIMF) where it has contributed to Single Point Mooring best practice. OIL is also represented on many of the oil and gas industry’s joint industry projects’ (JIPs) deepwater mooring committees.
OIL supplies a range of SPM and tandem offtake mooring systems following the OCIMF 2007 “Recommendations for Equipment Employed in the Bow Mooring of Conventional Tankers at Single Point Moorings”, including single or dual hawser configuration, single leg-type mooring hawser and grommet-type mooring hawser manufactured and supplied in strict accordance with the OCIMF 2000 ‘Guidelines for the Purchasing and Testing of SPM Hawsers’.
All OIL SPM systems and products offer outstanding operational performance, reliability and safety, and include chafe chains, mooring hawsers, pick-up and messenger ropes, support buoys, shackles, associated fittings and load-monitoring equipment.
For further details contact Jim Smart On +44(0)1384 453 880 or email Jim.smart@offspring international.com